CSCC Employees Attend Tennessee Campus Civic Summit

Friday, April 19, 2019
Pictured, from left to right: Dr. Kathy Greenberg (League of Women Voters), Cassiopeia Blackburn, Sharron Bockman (University of the South), Sherry Holloway, Dr. Michele Wollert and Dr. Barsha Pickell.
Pictured, from left to right: Dr. Kathy Greenberg (League of Women Voters), Cassiopeia Blackburn, Sharron Bockman (University of the South), Sherry Holloway, Dr. Michele Wollert and Dr. Barsha Pickell.

Three Cleveland State employees Sherry Holloway, director of Service-Learning, Dr. Barsha Pickell, dean of Humanities and Social Sciences and Dr. Michele Wollert, coordinator of Academic Advising and Transfer Articulation, and one student, Cassiopeia Blackburn, attended the Tennessee Campus Civic Summit at the University of Tennessee in Knoxville.

One of two community college teams among several from the colleges and universities in East Tennessee, CSCC’s group explored civic engagement activities and how to encourage students’ political learning and voter participation.


Chickamauga And Chattanooga National Military Park Announce Summer Day Camps

2 McCallie Seniors Attend Intel International Science And Engineering Fair In Arizona

Chattanooga State Kimball Site Gaining Momentum


Children in grades fourth through sixth are invited to participate in Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park’s 2019 summer day camp at Chickamauga Battlefield and/or at Lookout Mountain ... (click for more)

McCallie once again scored well in the Chattanooga Regional Science and Engineering Fair held at UTC, and one project earned two seniors a trip in May to the Intel International Science and Engineering ... (click for more)

Chattanooga State’s Kimball site opened to serve students residing in Marion and Grundy Counties in 1993. Initially housed in the Regional Skills Center on the outskirts of South Pittsburg, the ... (click for more)


Student Scene

Chickamauga And Chattanooga National Military Park Announce Summer Day Camps

Children in grades fourth through sixth are invited to participate in Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park’s 2019 summer day camp at Chickamauga Battlefield and/or at Lookout Mountain Battlefield. This year the park will conduct its Chickamauga Battlefield camp from Tuesday, July 9 to Friday, July 12 and will meet each day at the Chickamauga Battlefield Visitor Center. ... (click for more)

2 McCallie Seniors Attend Intel International Science And Engineering Fair In Arizona

McCallie once again scored well in the Chattanooga Regional Science and Engineering Fair held at UTC, and one project earned two seniors a trip in May to the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair in Arizona. Seniors Keith Kim and Eric Suh’s project, "Excess Carbon Dioxide Compromises Shell Integrity, Reproduction, and Behavior in the Freshwater Gastropod Melanoides ... (click for more)

Breaking News

Statewide Amber Alert Canceled After Resident Spots Missing 23-Month-Old Girl, Captor In Hixson

A statewide AMBER Alert was canceled after a missing 23-month-old girl in Chattanooga was found early Friday morning. Authorities said Octavia Shaw is safe and her captor, 37-year-old Matias Martinez, is in custody. He was to be charged with especially aggravated kidnapping. He is considered an acquaintance with no parental or custodial rights to Octavia. A resident spotted ... (click for more)

East Ridge Pulls From Rainy Day Fund To Meet No-Tax-Increase Budget

East Ridge will dip into its rainy day fund to be able to make a no-tax-increase budget. A presentation of the city’s 2019-2020 budget was made at the East Ridge City Council on Thursday night. City Manager Chris Dorsey thanked Assistant City Manager Kenny Custer and Financial Director Diane Qualls for their contributions to this budget, saying that it had been very far along ... (click for more)

Opinion

It Is Outrageous That County School Administration Used Our Tax Dollars For Political Lobbying

Dear Dr. Johnson, The campaign central at HCDE headquarters needs a Tennessee Little Hatch Act study time and education. The heart of the issue is that HCDE utilized our tax dollars to lobby against vouchers with employee time, equipment, and lobby payments. Here is my point, I supported ESA vouchers for Hamilton County, and so did a lot of families that desired parental ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: What All Have In Common

A couple of weeks ago I was in the midst of a wonderful crowd and, as we took our places for dinner, there was a bright-eyed fifth-grader seated on my right. Like most his age, he didn’t say much at first but with a nudge or two, he really got it going. He told me how excited he was about going to McCallie this fall and I promised, “Get ready – you are going to have more fun that ... (click for more)